Security Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

Pay for Security Engineers in Washington, District of Columbia sits in the ballpark of $86K per year. A large number enjoy medical and dental coverage in this occupation, and a fair number get vision benefits. The majority of Security Engineers in Washington claim high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$64,169 - $121,251
$64K
$86K
$120K
MEDIAN: $85,599
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$0$121K
Salary $64,169 - $121,251
Bonus $0.00 - $9,863
Profit Sharing $6,060
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$66,512 - $121,265
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 49

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

Security Engineer Job Listings

More Cities for Security Engineer

Key Stats for Security Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%
ADVERTISEMENT
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Security Engineer Salaries

▲37%

▲25%

National Average
$86,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Security Engineer Salaries

Network Security Management
▲19%


Security Policies and Procedures
▲5%

Security Intrusion Detection
▲5%

National Average
$86,000



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 9%
ADVERTISEMENT